About me

PhD Student@UPM

Gerardo Lagunes García is a PhD student in the Department of Data Mining and Simulation in the Center for Biomedical Technology (CTB) of the Technical University of Madrid (UPM). His research areas of interest are data mining, knowledge recovery, web development, and bioinformatics. He graduated in Computer Systems Engineering in December 2009 by the Technological Institute of Orizaba (Mexico) and graduated as Master in Computer Systems in April 2015 by the same institute. He has experience working in desktop (.Net) and Web application development (Java, PHP, .Net), project management through the use of agile methodologies and with radio frequency identification systems. In his latest projects he has implemented microservice-based systems using technologies such as Docker, Docker compose and Spring boot. His activity as a researcher in the CTB consists in working with data mining and natural language processing with health-related data. He used to be the main developer of DISNET's web app and REST API, as well as the microservice infrastructure that is in charge of extracting biomedical data from unstructured sources twice a month.